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Icon of the event Women's Wellness Youth Program
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Too much on your plate? Thinking about your next steps? Join us for a free interactive workshop with topics such as self-esteem building, communication skills and stress management! For women ages 16-19. To register call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 30
Icon of the event Nobody's Perfect
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

A 9 week registered series for parents and caregivers with children 6 years of age and under. Come and meet other parents to talk about supporting your child's growth and learning, what children can do at different ages, kee...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 02
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 16
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event Deafblind Awareness Human Library
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

June is Deafblind Awareness Month and the CNIB is spreading the word through this human library initiative. Come in and "check out" a person the same way you would a book and talk one-on-one with someone who is Deafblind. Lea...

Icon of the event The Healing Power of Music with Donald Quan
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Donald Quan is a multi-instrumentalist, relaxation and world music composer, and owner of the ethnic music instrument store, Musideum. After suffering a near-death experience onstage, Donald began a long process of recovery t...

Icon of the event LSP: Journey to Canada: Coping with Immigration Stress
Wed Jun 07, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) will provide useful information for newcomers about how migration to Canada can affect your stress, mental health, and wellness. Learn how to deal with culture-shock and racism, a...

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors, and how the Alzheime...

Icon of the event Toronto Fire Services: Falls & Fire Prevention for Older Adults
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Older adults (and family and friends) are invited to a special free Toronto Fire Service presentation. The topics will include:...

Icon of the event Musicking, Science and Health: A Mental Tune-Up
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join Keith Loach in a program that will look at recent research in music and health, and share a few simple things that we can do to improve our quality of life....

Icon of the event Managing Pain & Living Well
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Aliza Weinrib will help you increase your understanding of pain and how it affects you. She will discuss actions and choices that can help you manage your pain and get examples of coping strategies that you can start usin...

Icon of the event Remembering When: A Falls & Fire Prevention Program for Older Adults
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Toronto Fire Services wants to help you learn how to stay safe in your home....